Dr Amar Mehta holds a PhD in international taxation from the Faculty of Law, the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and is a Chartered Accountant (ICAI-India). He is a former international tax researcher at IBFD in Amsterdam, and his work is regularly published globally, including by IBFD.
Dr Mehta has deep-domain knowledge of multijurisdictional international tax systems, tax treaties, transfer pricing and Indian direct tax law. His books have been published by IBFD and Taxmann, and, more recently, his extensive Commentary on Article 5 and Article 7 of tax treaties has been published and is frequently updated on international tax knowledge-sharing websites. He also writes extensive international tax articles (covering, inter alia, tax treaties, BEPS and GAARs).
A former international tax partner with a big-four accounting firm, Dr Mehta has extensive experience advising multinational corporations on international taxation and transfer pricing matters.
In addition, Dr Mehta is regularly invited to speak at conferences and seminars organized by the International Fiscal Association (IFA, Asia-Pacific and India), IBFD, the Foundation for International Taxation (FIT), the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society (India) and the Chamber of Tax Consultants (India).